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Now that I read post #49, I know why money is a problem and please excuse me for saying stuff like that in post #44.

Knowing that water cooling is not an option at this moment, try this

and close the side panel so you get better airflow with this mod.
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Do you think it would be worth it to take the things apart and apply some of this Arctic Silver 5 I have?(Heard mixed reviews for this stuff)
    
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Originally Posted by jeffdamann View Post
Noone seems to notice that I have 2 high cfm floor fans pushing ACed air into the side of my case at such a rate that all my other intake fans run at 700 rpm max because there is so much positive pressure.

Also the pci-e extender is the best Idea ive heard of yet.

Edit: Man, those things are like 60$....
60 dollars is much cheaper than watercooling!
    
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post #54 of 55
Jeff help me out, some posts earlier i asked you what were you temps..you said something like 75ºC top, 92ºC mid, and 67ºC bottom, something like that.

Well i just got my CHFV and put my 3 HD6950 to work with furmark 1.91.

None of my cards got over 60ºC with fans set to 100% if it reaches 70ºC.

What fan speed are you using?
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Do you think it would be worth it to take the things apart and apply some of this Arctic Silver 5 I have?(Heard mixed reviews for this stuff)
Get liquid ultra, dropped my temps by 20c on my GPUs
    
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